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Title Head, Section of Laryngology
Department Otolaryngology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Coral Springs
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English, Spanish
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Airway Reconstruction
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Ear Wax Removal
  • Esophagus Endoscopy
  • Flexible Fiberoptic Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Tracheostomy
  • Vocal Wellness Counseling
  • Voice And Larynx Surgery
  • Voice Therapy
View all 11 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Chronic Cough
  • Cough
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysphonia
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • Hoarseness
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngeal Stenosis
  • Laryngology
  • Laryngopharyngitis
  • Larynx Cancer/Tumor
  • Pediatric Vocal Cord Problems
  • Sore Throat
  • Subglottic Stenosis
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Throat Problems
  • Throat Symptoms from Reflux
  • Tracheal Stenosis
  • Voice Disorders
  • Voice Issues
  • Voice Issues for Professional Singers
  • Zenker's Diverticulum
View all 22 Specialties +


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About Laura Dominguez, MD

Laura M. Dominguez, MD is Head of Laryngology at Cleveland Clinic Florida and serves as director of the Cleveland Clinic Florida Voice Center. She is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology.

Dr. Dominguez is originally from south Texas and completed fellowship training in Laryngology under Dr. Blake Simpson at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. She joined the faculty at UT Health in San Antonio and remained there for five years before taking a position at the Department of Otolaryngology at Cleveland Clinic Florida in June 2020 to help build a multidisciplinary voice center. Her clinical expertise has expanded patient access to office-based laryngeal procedures including videostroboscopy, bronchoscopy, vocal fold injections, and laser treatments.

Dr. Dominguez maintains a strong presence in the academic community and is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology, American Laryngological Association, and American Broncho- Esophagological Association. She has published numerous articles in highly respected medical journals and has lectured nationally and internationally on topics specific to voice disorders.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
San Antonio, TX USA

Residency - Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Richmond, VA USA

Medical Education - University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
San Antonio, TX USA

Undergraduate - Rice University
Houston, TX USA

Professional Highlights

  • Dr. Dominguez has lectured at national and international conferences on various topics in voice and swallowing disorders. She continues to conduct research studies and publishes articles in her field.


  • Otolaryngology

Specialty Interests

Voice, Swallowing, and Airway Disorders

Awards & Honors

  • Texas Monthly Top Doctors/ Rising Stars: 2019-2020, San Antonio Scene Best Doctors 2018


  • American Academy Otolaryngology
  • American Laryngological Association
  • American Bronchoesophagological Association
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Laura Dominguez, MD.

(Disclaimer: This search is powered by PubMed, a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. PubMed is a third-party website with no affiliation with Cleveland Clinic.)

Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 1/3/2022, Dr. Dominguez has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

229 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.7 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.7
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

26 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2022

Dr Dominguez was amazing. Explained things completely and competently. I was very impressed and trusted her immediately

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2022

Dr. Dominguez was excellent!

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2022

Dr. Dominquez listened!

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2022

Both the Dr and SLP were very professional yet empathetic to my situation. The Dr was wonderful. She answered all my questions and made me feel comfortable. I felt my needs were important to her.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2022

Dr Laura D and her support staff were very polite and professional to the MAX !!!!

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2022

I thought Dr Dominguez was an excellent and caring doctor. She listened and responded to my needs

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2022

I would certainly recommend Dr Dominguez to anyone.

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2022

Dr. Dominguez an excellent doctor and after going to 5 specialist I finally found a doctor who has given me a proper diagnosis. And she is very kind.

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2022

The whole staff, especially my doctor, are extremely nice and compassionate.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2021

We are just in the beginning stages of figuring out what is wrong with me but the doctor seemed great

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2021

Best experience yet from a medical professional at the Cleveland Clinic as well as other medical experiences from other providers.

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2021

Dr.Dominguez was very cordial, attentive, professional. Listened to my complaints and did an excellent job in listening to my concerns. Very satisfied with treatment and diagnosis. Would highly recommend her.

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2021

I would highly recommend Dr.Dominguez to family or friends.

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2021

I was very impressed with doctors ability to get to the cause of my problem and suggest solutions.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2021

I was seen by nurse and doctor before my appointment time.

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2021

Good experience with Dr.Laura Domimgez.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2021

Really wonderful in every respect. Appointment person suggested a closer location to see a doctor sooner, which is just what I wanted. Very personable.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2021

Dr. Dominguez patiently walked me through some of my erroneous preconceived ideas about my condition. She made everything very clear, told me about LPR for the first time in my life (after having been to many many many ENT's and gastroenterologists.) She also Supplied helpful fact sheets. Honestly, if I had had an insightful dr., like Dr. Dominguez, I could've been spared 30 years of pain problems and confusion. And stopped the progression of the disease much sooner.

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2021

I had a good experience with Dr. Dominguez. She was very knowledgeable and professional in giving information and options. She was patient and gentle with me during the procedure.Overall, made me feel at ease and I was totally satisfied with the visit.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2021

She told me she wasn't an ear specialist but I specifically made an appointment with her because she was an ENT. And when she looked in my ears she said she didn't see anything. I went to another doctor and I have fluid in my ears.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2021

My questions were answered to my satisfaction. The doctor was very good. She was very knowledgeable and really took an interest in my case. I truly respected her overall attitude concerning medication and diagnosis testing. I would highly recommend her to my relatives and friends.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2021

Dr Dominguez was direct and supportive

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2021

Preform exactly how a doctor should. On time,quick, Efficient ,though, kind,

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2021

I really liked this doctor, she was thorough and explained things well, answered all my questions with patience and gave me instructions to help my situation. best ENT I've been to in years.

Reviewed on May 18, 2021

I very much enjoyed working with Dr. Dominguez. She seemed to make a special effort to make me comfortable and to answer all questions that I had.

Reviewed on May 13, 2021

dr was very good and took her time answering my questions and concerns a great experience in today's world.

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